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Old 03-30-2007, 08:08 AM   #1
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Windows 2000 machines with a Linux Server


I've been doing some Google searches for information on a particular type of network arrangement and I am not finding a whole lot of help. I'm trying to learn information about having a Linux server at a company and have it accessed by Windows 2000 machines for the employees. Can those Windows machines run Windows software that is stored on a Linux server?

This sounds like a REALLY stupid question, BUT.....what should I Google search? I'd love to learn.

Thanks!
 
Old 03-30-2007, 12:50 PM   #2
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Ok DUH....I believe SAMBA is the service that provides Windows machines access to a Linux share. I will look into this further.
 
Old 03-30-2007, 02:54 PM   #3
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Yep, Samba is the way to go. Maybe you will get some ideas of how to implement Samba for your Windows clients from this Wiki article I wrote: http://alien.slackbook.org/dokuwiki/...lackware:samba

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